Diocesan News Notes

Monthly News and Information

News Notes

This information is updated on the first of every month.

Dates to Know
October October 16 – 19 | Clergy Convocation (SLC) 2024 Dates May 22 | Evening with the Seminarians at the Cathedral 6:00 p.m. May 23 | Diaconate Ordination at the… Read More
Ministry with Persons with Disabilities
Young Athletes: Special Olympics of Kansas Young Athletes is an early childhood play program for children with intellectual disabilities, ages 2 to 7 years old. They will meet every Wednesday… Read More
Pro-Life Activities
Office of Respect Life and Social Justice
Mass for Life Join Bishop Carl Kemme for a Mass for Life Saturday October 7 at 9am. The Mass will be held in front of the Trust Women Wichita facility… Read More
Office of Faith Formation
Ascend Registration for ASCEND 2023 is now open!  ASCEND will be held Saturday, October 21st at Kapaun Mt. Carmel High School.  Doors open at 9:00am and the conference ends by… Read More
Seminarians and Ordinations
Recruiting Events: We are here to assist your efforts in recruiting the next generation of priests for our diocese.  Recruiting seminarians is an effort that encompasses all of our priests… Read More
Update Office of Development and Planned Giving
Diocesan Campaign Update – Making Great Progress Over the past several weeks, Bishop Kemme and the campaign team have been busy planning and preparing for the launch the One Family,… Read More
Prayer for Priests
Office of Vicar for Priests
Prayer by Pope St. John Paul II in Pastores Dabo Vobis Mother of Jesus Christ and Mother of priests, Accept this title which we bestow on you to celebrate your… Read More
Seminars & Retreats
Office of Marriage and Family Life
52nd Annual Anniversary Mass, Sunday October 8th at 3:30 pm All couples in the diocese who are celebrating a wedding anniversary ending in 0 or 5 and all couples married… Read More
Nourish – Caregiving Support
Ministry with Persons with Disabilities
Office of Marriage and Family Life
Nourish – In Person Meetings A faith-based program designed to meet the practical, emotional, and spiritual needs of family caregivers. Our Lady of Lourdes, Guadalupe Hall, Pittsburg: First Tuesday, 6:00… Read More